Insight and Analysis

FA Most Wanted: An impact defender

February 1, 2023 | Staff
Wynton McManis’ first season in Toronto with the Argonauts was excellent and if he hits free agency on Feb. 14, the linebacker will be a welcome addition to any team looking for an impact ...

FA Most Wanted: The big play-ready ratio breaker

January 26, 2023 | Staff
A consistent big play option in Winnipeg the last few years, Nic Demski’s finishing ability could be highly sought after in the free agent market, if the Blue Bombers let him get there.

Lorenzo Mauldin IV: ‘I’m not just a one-hit wonder’

January 25, 2023 | Jim Morris
After winning Most Outstanding Defensive Player in 2022, Lorenzo Mauldin IV wants to prove to the league that he has much more in the tank.’s Jim Morris writes.

FA Most Wanted: The disruptive playmaker

January 25, 2023 | Staff
Through two CFL seasons, Darnell Sankey has racked up tackles and game-changing plays. The linebacker will be a hotly contested player should he hit the free agent market.

O’Leary: The ripple effect of Bo’s signing

January 25, 2023 | Chris O'Leary
Bo Levi Mitchell coming off of the pending free agent list creates a ripple of other possibilities for teams. senior writer Chris O’Leary looks at what might come next.

Vernon Adams Jr. ready to lead the pride into 2023

January 23, 2023 | Staff
BC Lions quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. speaks about the upcoming and promises an exciting brand of BC Lions football for 2023.

Steinberg’s MMQB: Hope springs eternal

January 23, 2023 | Pat Steinberg
After watching Jeremiah Masoli and Lorenzo Mauldin IV extend with the Ottawa REDBLACKS,’s Pat Steinberg writes in his MMQB column that feels optimistic about what could happen on the ...

Ferguson: Bo or McBeth? Seeking FA’s biggest story

January 22, 2023 | Marshall Ferguson
Bo Levi Mitchell has gotten most of the pre-Free Agency headlines, writes’s Marshall Ferguson, but don’t overlook McLeod Bethel-Thompson.

Cauz: Impact players with short-lived CFL careers

January 20, 2023 | Matthew Cauz
With the news of Nathan Rourke heading down south,’s Matthew Cauz takes a look at former players who were in the CFL for a short time but made a major impact.

FA Most Wanted: Automatic production

January 20, 2023 | Staff
Kenny Lawler had a productive, highlight-play heavy debut season in Edmonton. In Free Agency, he can offer his elite talents to a host of teams across the CFL.

O’Leary: Examining the post-Rourke BC Lions

January 17, 2023 | Chris O'Leary
The transition from Nathan Rourke to Vernon Adams Jr. should be a smooth one for the BC Lions, says senior writer Chris O’Leary, as the Lions look to continue their winning ways in 2023.

Simon excited for the future in Edmonton

January 15, 2023 | Staff
Elks head coach Chris Jones and assistant general manager Geroy Simon were quiet observes at the CFL winter meetings. However, as Simon told Brian Swane he’s excited for the future of the team.

Bombers embracing change, searching for continuity

January 14, 2023 | Ed Tait
Blue Bombers’ head coach Mike O’Shea and general manager Kyle Walters have their sights on continuity this off-season. However, the pair of execs understand that CFL free agency is ...

Landry: Ticats are tight-lipped ahead of free agency

January 13, 2023 | Don Landry
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats have a lot at stake in free agency this year, but as’s Don Landry learned, they’re very quietly hard at work.

Morris: Als, Maas ready to attack 2023 season

January 12, 2023 | Jim Morris
Montreal Alouettes general manager Danny Maciocia and head coach Jason Maas discuss his new role as the team’s head coach and the importance of pinpointing their pivot spot ahead of ...

Clemons on Argos’ Free Agency: ‘We’re trying to solidify our core’

January 11, 2023 | Don Landry
Toronto Argonauts general manager Michael Clemons spoke with’s Don Landry about the challenges his team faces this off-season.

Landry: Pivoting into the New Year

December 31, 2022 | Don Landry
With a new year on the horizon,’s Don Landry has wishes for all nine of the CFL’s teams as they head into 2023.

O’Leary: A gift for each CFL team

December 24, 2022 | Chris O'Leary senior writer Chris O’Leary shares a holiday wish for every team in the CFL, while including the team he’d like to see join the league.

Steinberg: My top-10 moments of the 2022 season

December 22, 2022 | Pat Steinberg’s Pat Steinberg shares his top-10 moments from the 2022 season, with an unsurprisingly Grey Cup-heavy finish to close things out.

Maas emotional in being named Als’ HC

December 21, 2022 | Staff
Montreal Alouettes general manager Danny Maciocia and head coach Jason Maas reflect on the decision to make Maas the 27th head coach in Alouettes franchise history.